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The City of Tomorrow by BWS The City of Tomorrow by BWS
This is the first illustration for my serialized story The Lair of the Clockwork Book, which began its run this week at Thrilling Tales of the Downright Unusual ( [link] ). The story updates with a new illustrated page each Monday and Thursday, and will run for fourteen months there.

It's a linear, serialized story meant to complement the branching stories like Trapped in the Tower of the Brain Thieves.

On this first page we see a view over the city of Retropolis - just so we know where we are, here in the retro future - as we consider that there are some places in every city where people just don't go, and we explore the reasons why that's true.
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TheWildWestPyro Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Student Writer
Beautiful! I'd definitely live there!
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TheWildWestPyro Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2014  Student Writer
I love it! And I'd definitely be living there.
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jannadann Featured By Owner Aug 1, 2013
looking for ward to reading the story. Love the art work.
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saundby Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I want to retire here. A small book shop, with a cat, and yellowed slide rules in a glass case beneath the register. And the sound of rockets overhead every day.
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Maniac-Smith Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
What a spelndid cityscape.
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Joey1058 Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Gawd, I love Retropolis!
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BWS Featured By Owner Feb 3, 2012
Yep, it's there to be loved. :)
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Kenseiden Featured By Owner May 22, 2011
fav'ing for future references ^^
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PhotoshopJedi Featured By Owner May 11, 2011
nice, I am recruiting for a new compilation book of fantasy sci fi art. I am looking for a few hundred pieces all together. If you are interested let me know www.machinesandmagic.com

craig musselman
machinesandmagic@gmail.com

(ps. if I don't get back to you in 48 hours try again)
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hbenthow Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2011
That is amazing.
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